Canon PowerShot SX50 HS Review

Full specification for Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Sensor 12.1MP 1/2.3in back-illuminated CMOS
Lens 50x optical zoom, 24-1200mm in equivalent terms
LCD 2.8in, 461k-dot vari-angle TFT
File Formats JPEG, RAW, JPEG + RAW, MOV, iFrame
Shutter Speeds 15 - 1/2000 sec
Exposure Modes PASM, Smart Auto, Scene
Metering System Evaluative, Centre-weighted average, Spot
ISO Range 80-6400
White Balance TTL; Auto, 6 preset, 2 custom
Flash Modes Auto, Manual On / Off, Slow Synchro
Memory Card SD, SDHC, SDXC
Connectivity High-speed USB, HDMI
Power Rechargeable Li-ion NB10, approx. 315 shot battery life
Dimensions 122.5 x 105.5 x 87.3mm
Weight 595g
Video Full HD, 1920 x 1080p @ 24fps

Manufacturer website: Canon

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Design 17/20
Image Quality 18/20
Performance 18/20
Value 18/20
Features 18/20
Overall Score 89%

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